Senior Scholar/Lifetime Award

SUNTA invites nominations for the Senior Scholar/Lifetime Award in urban, national and transnational anthropology. This award recognizes an outstanding academic with regard to his or her scholarly publications, teaching, mentoring, service to urban, national and transnational anthropology, and contributions to public debates. An award of $250 will be offered.  Please send a nomination packet including a letter of nomination, the nominee’s CV, and two letters of support from the nominee’s students or other scholarly peers  to committee chair Jayne Howell at  

 No nominations can be accepted after 1 July 2017.  The awardee will be honored at the 2017 AAA meeting in Washington, DC, and give a brief presentation at the SUNTA business meeting.